You are here
Home > Uncategorized

Totally Addicted To You

This collection of writing explores themes inspired by the title 'Totally Addicted To You'. Scripts written by the playwrights of Write Now and curated by Sonya Hale and Gemma Rogers.   Something Contemporaneous By Ian Sturrock Today felt like the end of the world, at least I wish that it was. I’m in the

Pause of Activities at Outside Edge

Dear Friends of OETC, Following the most recent guidelines issued by the government, we have made the difficult decision to suspend all of our weekly drama groups (Women’s Drama Group, Drop-In Drama and Write Now) and Drama Taster Sessions with immediate effect until further notice. We feel at this time, and in line with government

Phil Fox Award Prize and Eligibility Criteria Announced

Outside Edge Theatre Company announces prize and eligibility criteria for the 2020 Phil Fox Award for Playwriting.  KEY POINTS   The winning script will receive a £6,000 commission and mentorship by Enda Walsh. Original scripts about issues related to addiction will be accepted from March 16th to June 16th. Playwrights with all

Monologue by Christal McKay 

Friday 8:30am   I woke up today as I do every morning The day is grey and dark, I can hear the rain falling outside in the street Whist tapping softly on the windows In my bedroom. The room is a little cold this morning, I know because my foot is sticking out Of the warm quilt. Today feels different

Addict by Johnathon Thomas

Over the last few months, our Write Now group have been working with Sonya Hale to explore the theme of 'Addiction in This Country'. They've worked on creating time, atmosphere and place, generating characters and writing obstacles and objectives within scenes. We would like to share with you a monologue

Write Now- Our Country’s Addiction (Thursday 12th December)

Come and hear the words of our Write Now group in a rehearsed reading at 61 Munster Road, SW6 5RE on Thursday 12th December at 4:30pm. The afternoon will feature new short scripts around the topic of Our Country's Addiction. All writers and performers are in recovery. Work will be introduced

Could you be the next Outside Edge Trustee?

We are looking for-  Trustees  Outside Edge Theatre Company is the UK’s only theatre company and participatory arts charity focused on addiction. Our Board of Trustees is currently recruiting Trustees with specialisms in the following areas: Development (Fundraising), PR / Comms / Marketing, Drug and Alcohol / Addiction Treatment, Law and

Telling Tales- Write Now Rehearsed Reading

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Write Now's rehearsed reading. Introduced by Sonya Hale, playwright and Associate Facilitator of Outside Edge, the playwrights of Write Now shared with an audience their new short scripts. Each script was thoughtful, original and left our audience wanting more. "Superb with fascinating aspects

WRITE NOW is in rehearsals from 23rd May- 8th June.

The WRITE NOW group is now in rehearsal for their anticipated performance of The Crack's in the Castle at Recovery Fest on Saturday 8th June. To allow for these rehearsals the Write Now group will not be open for new participants or those not performing in the production during this time. Write Now

Websites for small business by